UK Lioness Clubs support Tiny Tickers

We are delighted to announce that the UK Lioness Chairman, Jeannette Morgan, has chosen to support Tiny Tickers during her two year term in office. Lionesses don’t want to be seen as ‘do-gooders’ but want to give something back to their community and by supporting Tiny Tickers they will help us to continue our life-saving…

Colin Runs around Cyprus for his Grandson, Arthur

Colin Thatcher takes on 4 days of testing runs in Cyprus to help babies like Arthur get a better start in life After a long delivery, my grandson Arthur was born in April 2015 and was immediately taken away from his parents as the doctors had spotted that there was a problem. After an agonising…

Make the Point is Back for 2017 !!

Sunday July 9th – 6k or 10k run/walk – Family Fun day in beautiful Weston Super Mare Make the point is first and foremost a fun run, all be it across some pretty testing terrain, but its reason for happening at all is in support of two wonderful charities.  Chicks and Tiny Tickers So what’s the…

Tiny Tickers to train across Northern Ireland

Sonographers throughout Northern Ireland are to receive specialist fetal cardiac training to help detect babies with heart defects during pregnancy scans. Each year there are around 24,500 babies born in Northern Ireland. Around 200 babies will have a life-threatening heart condition. Early detection of these heart defects before birth means the babies’ delivery and care…

100km Challenge – but not all at once!

Tiny Tickers supporter, Hannah Shooman, has undertaken a challenge to run 100km before her 31st birthday and raise some vital funds and awareness along the way…Here Hannah explains what has motivated her to take on such a huge challenge, in her own words. 

Water Heater infection risk

Please see below for information from NHS England about a potential, but very low, risk of infection in children and adults who have recently had open heart surgery. All patients who may be at risk will be sent a letter in the next few weeks with updated information and advice, and a copy of the…